ITF Tennis

The line-up for the EncoreFX $10,000 Victoria International Women’s ITF is shaping up


This coming Friday, June 10th is sign up for the qualifying with the Main Draw action to start on Monday, June 13th at 10 am.


At present, the top seed would be Naomi Totka of Hungary (world ranking 413).  Naomi is presently the number 1 seed in an event  in Israel. 


Second seed would be Alexa Graham (USA) presently ITF Ranking 573.


Third seed would be Nazari Urbina of Mexico ( ITF ranking 632).


The top Canadian is Rosie Johnson of Vancouver, (ITF) who  last year made the quarterfinals of the Women’s ITF  and the winner of the October Victoria International Junior ITF tournament held at Panorama. This coming fall, Johnson will be attending the University of Virginia on a tennis scholarship.  The men’s team from UVA were this year’s 2016 NCAA Champions.  The women‘s individual NCAA singles champion played for the Virginia women’s team.


Another Canadian hopeful will be Stacey Fung who made the semifinals in the 2014 event and the quarters of the 2015 event. Fung is presently attending the University of Washington where she is playing on the tennis team.


Below is a link to present Main Draw and Qualifying List’s-tournament/info.aspx?tournamentid=1100036885


Later this week, Tennis Canada will be announcing their Main Draw and Qualifying Draw wildcards.